weekend getaway

Girlfriend Getaway: A Recipe for Fun in Topeka, Kansas

by Marilyn Jones on February 10, 2014

Topeka Kansas

Sometimes friends scatter to the four winds because of careers, family obligations, or retirement. Although there’s Facebook, email, Skype, and the U.S. Postal Service to help keep us connected, occasionally we just have to get together in person. Geographically and financially that’s easier said than done, but girlfriend getaways can take place anywhere. No need […]


Louisville, Kentucky: Winter Weekend in The Derby City

by Jenni Ingersoll on January 23, 2013

Actors Theatre of Louisville-Bank-Building_photo by Clark Capps

  Located on the northern edge of the south and the southern edge of the Midwest, Louisville, Kentucky  is within a day drive of more than half of the United States. While spring brings the excitement of the festive Kentucky Derby, and summer and fall burst with outdoor activities, winter is my favorite time to explore Louisville from the […]


Plan a Wonderful Weekend in Ojai, California

by Abbie Mood on May 31, 2011

If you are looking to get out of the hustle and bustle of Los Angeles, head just 90 minutes northwest to the town of Ojai. Ojai is a community popular with artists, musicians, and health enthusiasts, making it the ideal place to “get away from it all.”  Just 12 miles inland from the coast and […]